Biker killed in crash with car as police launch witness appeal

The A483 between Llanbister and Llanbadarn Fynydd (stock image, not exact location)
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A motorcyclist has died following a collision with a car in Powys, police have confirmed. The crash happened on the A483 between Llanbister and Llanbadarn Fynydd at around 12.45pm on Saturday, May 25.

The rider of the orange KTM motorcycle was travelling northbound towards Llanbadarn Fynydd before being involved in a collision with the car. The motorcyclist died at the scene. His family have been informed and they are being supported by specially trained police officers.

Anyone with information that could help officers should contact Dyfed-Powys Police. This specifically includes anyone who saw the vehicles before the collision or has dashcam footage. Join our WhatsApp news community here for the latest breaking news

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You can contact Dyfed-Powys Police through a direct message on social media, by calling 101 or emailing 101@dyfed-powys.police.uk. You can also use the online contact form.

Quote reference: DP-20240525-147. If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111 or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org. For the latest Welsh news delivered to your inbox sign up to our newsletter.